Act in favour of Schir Johnne Carmichaell of that Ilk, knicht, maister of stable

Oure soverane lord, with avise of the estaitis of this present parliament, hes declarit and, be the tennour heirof, declaris that the benefite of pacificatioun, restitutioun and abolitioun maid in favouris of the barnis and aris of umquhile Patrik Quhitlaw of that Ilk at ony tyme heirtofoir, or that salhappin to be maid or grantit in thair favouris at ony tyme heireftir, sall nawyis be extendit to the landis of Eist Fentoun, commonlie callit Fentoun Toure of Over Sydserff, with the tour, fortalice, maner places, housis, biggingis, yardis and pertinentis of the same quhatsumevir, lyand within the constabularie of Hadingtoun and schirefdome of Edinburgh, bot that the saidis landis and utheris abonewrittin, with thair pertinentis, sall pertene to his hienes and his successouris as fallin and becum in his hienes handis throw the proces and dome of foirfaltour led and deducit aganis the said Patrik Quhitlaw of that Ilk, to be usit and disponit be his hienes and his successouris in all tyme cuming at his plesir, nochtwithstanding quhatsumevir pacificatioun, restitutioun, abolitioun or uther act of parliament quhatsumevir grantit or to be grantit that may be extendit or interpreit in the contrair, quhilk his hienes in that pairt expreslie revoikis, casis and declaris to be null and of nane availl; and that oure said soverane lord, with avise foirsaid, revoikis, casis and annullis all infeftmentis, giftis and dispositionis maid be his hienes of the saidis landis, tour, fortalice and utheris abonewrittin, with thair pertinentis, to quhatsumevir persoun or personis heirtofoir preceidand be reasone of the said foirfailtour, or be quhatsumevir uther maner of way with all that hes followit or may follow thairupoun.

  1. NAS, PA2/14, f.53v. Back
  2. Written in margin: 'P'. Back